1996-97 Washington Capitals Roster and Statistics

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Record: 33-40-9 (75 points), Finished 5th in NHL Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jim Schoenfeld (33-40-9)

Goals For: 214 (23rd of 26), Goals Against: 231 (9th of 26)
SRS: -0.17 (17th of 26), SOS: 0.04 (3rd of 26)

Game Results

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Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L T PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Washington Capitals 82 33 40 9 75 .457 214 231 -0.17 0.04 5.43 51 322 15.84 54 354 84.75 8 10
League Average 82 35 36 11 81 .495 239 241 -0.03 0.00 5.86 55 335 16.28 55 336 83.65 10 10

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
41 Jason Allison C 21 6-3 215 R/- 3 May 29, 1975 5 G, 17 A, 22 P
27 Craig Berube LW 31 6-1 210 L/- 10 December 17, 1965 4 G, 3 A, 7 P
45 Patrick Boileau D 21 6-0 202 R/- R February 22, 1975 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
12 Peter Bondra RW 28 6-0 200 L/- 6 February 7, 1968 46 G, 31 A, 77 P
18 Andrew Brunette LW 23 6-1 215 L/- 1 August 24, 1973 4 G, 7 A, 11 P
30 Jim Carey G 22 6-2 205 -/L 2 May 31, 1974 17-18-3, 2.75 GAA
33 Anson Carter RW 22 6-1 210 R/- R June 6, 1974 3 G, 2 A, 5 P
28 Eric Charron D 27 6-3 195 L/- 4 January 14, 1970 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
3 Sylvain Cote D 31 5-11 201 R/- 12 January 19, 1966 6 G, 18 A, 24 P
36 Mike Eagles C 33 5-10 195 L/- 12 March 7, 1963 1 G, 7 A, 8 P
55 Sergei Gonchar D 22 6-2 212 L/- 2 April 13, 1974 13 G, 17 A, 30 P
96 Phil Housley D 32 5-10 185 L/- 14 March 9, 1964 11 G, 29 A, 40 P
32 Dale Hunter C 36 5-10 198 L/- 16 July 31, 1960 14 G, 32 A, 46 P
6 Calle Johansson D 29 5-11 203 L/- 9 February 14, 1967 6 G, 11 A, 17 P
26 Keith Jones RW 28 6-2 200 L/- 4 November 8, 1968 2 G, 3 A, 5 P
90 Joe Juneau LW 29 6-0 195 L/- 5 January 5, 1968 15 G, 27 A, 42 P
23 Kevin Kaminski C 27 5-10 190 L/- 6 March 13, 1969 1 G, 2 A, 3 P
2 Ken Klee RW 25 6-1 210 R/- 2 April 24, 1971 3 G, 8 A, 11 P
37 Olaf Kolzig G 26 6-3 224 -/L 5 April 6, 1970 8-15-4, 2.59 GAA
22 Steve Konowalchuk LW 24 6-1 207 L/- 5 November 11, 1972 17 G, 25 A, 42 P
21 Todd Krygier LW 31 6-0 185 L/- 7 October 12, 1965 5 G, 11 A, 16 P
9 Curtis Leschyshyn D 27 6-1 207 L/- 8 September 21, 1969 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
4 Stewart Malgunas D 26 6-0 200 L/- 3 April 21, 1970 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
10 Kelly Miller RW 33 5-11 195 L/- 12 March 3, 1963 10 G, 14 A, 24 P
13 Andrei Nikolishin LW 23 6-0 213 L/- 2 March 25, 1973 7 G, 14 A, 21 P
77 Adam Oates C 34 5-11 190 R/- 11 August 27, 1962 4 G, 8 A, 12 P
14 Pat Peake C 23 6-1 195 R/- 3 May 28, 1973 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
20 Michal Pivonka C 31 6-2 200 L/- 10 January 28, 1966 7 G, 16 A, 23 P
30 Bill Ranford G 30 5-11 185 -/L 11 December 14, 1966 8-7-2, 2.74 GAA
29 Joe Reekie D 31 6-3 220 L/- 11 February 22, 1965 1 G, 8 A, 9 P
17 Chris Simon LW 25 6-3 233 L/- 4 January 30, 1972 9 G, 13 A, 22 P
34 Jaroslav Svejkovsky LW 20 6-1 193 R/- R October 1, 1976 7 G, 3 A, 10 P
24 Mark Tinordi D 30 6-4 213 L/- 9 May 9, 1966 2 G, 6 A, 8 P
92 Rick Tocchet RW 32 6-0 210 R/- 12 April 9, 1964 5 G, 5 A, 10 P
16 Stefan Ustorf LW 23 6-0 195 L/- 1 January 3, 1974 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
19 Brendan Witt D 21 6-2 223 L/- 1 February 20, 1975 3 G, 2 A, 5 P
44 Richard Zednik LW 21 6-0 200 L/- 1 January 6, 1976 2 G, 1 A, 3 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Peter Bondra RW 28 77 46 31 77 34 7 72 32 10 4 3 21 10 0 314 14.6 0 0:00 8.7 1.5 10.2
2 Dale Hunter C 36 82 14 32 46 17 -2 125 11 3 0 5 23 9 0 110 12.7 0 0:00 2.5 1.3 3.8
3 Steve Konowalchuk LW 24 78 17 25 42 16 -3 67 14 2 1 3 19 5 1 155 11.0 0 0:00 2.6 1.2 3.8
4 Joe Juneau LW 29 58 15 27 42 16 -11 8 5 9 1 3 18 9 0 124 12.1 0 0:00 3.2 0.6 3.7
5 Phil Housley D 32 77 11 29 40 14 -10 24 7 3 1 2 12 17 0 167 6.6 0 0:00 3.3 3.8 7.2
6 Sergei Gonchar D 22 57 13 17 30 12 -11 36 10 3 0 3 9 7 1 129 10.1 0 0:00 3.0 2.6 5.6
7 Kelly Miller RW 33 77 10 14 24 9 4 33 9 0 1 3 13 0 1 95 10.5 0 0:00 0.3 1.4 1.6
8 Sylvain Cote D 31 57 6 18 24 8 11 28 4 2 0 0 11 7 0 131 4.6 0 0:00 1.7 4.1 5.9
9 Michal Pivonka C 31 54 7 16 23 8 -15 22 5 2 0 1 10 4 2 83 8.4 0 0:00 0.8 0.3 1.1
10 Chris Simon LW 25 42 9 13 22 9 -1 165 6 3 0 1 13 0 0 89 10.1 0 0:00 1.3 0.6 2.0
11 Jason Allison C 21 53 5 17 22 8 -3 25 4 1 0 1 12 5 0 71 7.0 0 0:00 0.5 0.8 1.3
12 Andrei Nikolishin LW 23 59 7 14 21 8 5 30 6 1 0 0 11 3 0 73 9.6 0 0:00 0.4 1.1 1.5
13 Calle Johansson D 29 65 6 11 17 6 -2 16 4 2 0 0 7 4 0 133 4.5 0 0:00 0.9 3.7 4.6
14 Todd Krygier LW 31 47 5 11 16 6 -10 37 4 1 0 1 7 4 0 121 4.1 0 0:00 0.2 0.4 0.6
15 Adam Oates C 34 17 4 8 12 4 -2 4 3 1 0 1 8 0 0 22 18.2 0 0:00 0.9 0.2 1.1
16 Andrew Brunette LW 23 23 4 7 11 4 -3 12 2 2 0 0 4 3 0 23 17.4 0 0:00 0.5 0.3 0.8
17 Ken Klee RW 25 80 3 8 11 4 -5 115 3 0 0 2 7 0 1 108 2.8 0 0:00 -1.8 1.1 -0.6
18 Jaroslav Svejkovsky LW 20 19 7 3 10 5 -1 4 5 2 0 1 2 1 0 30 23.3 0 0:00 0.9 0.3 1.2
19 Rick Tocchet RW 32 13 5 5 10 4 0 31 4 1 0 1 5 0 0 37 13.5 0 0:00 0.9 0.2 1.1
20 Joe Reekie D 31 65 1 8 9 3 8 107 1 0 0 0 7 0 1 65 1.5 0 0:00 -0.3 4.4 4.1
21 Mark Tinordi D 30 56 2 6 8 3 3 118 2 0 0 0 5 0 1 53 3.8 0 0:00 -0.1 3.5 3.4
22 Mike Eagles C 33 70 1 7 8 3 -4 42 1 0 0 0 6 0 1 38 2.6 0 0:00 -1.9 1.0 -0.9
23 Craig Berube LW 31 80 4 3 7 3 -11 218 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 55 7.3 0 0:00 -2.1 0.9 -1.1
24 Anson Carter RW 22 19 3 2 5 2 0 7 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 28 10.7 0 0:00 0.0 0.3 0.3
25 Brendan Witt D 21 44 3 2 5 2 -20 88 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 41 7.3 0 0:00 -0.1 1.2 1.1
26 Keith Jones RW 28 11 2 3 5 2 -2 13 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 12 16.7 0 0:00 0.2 0.1 0.4
27 Richard Zednik LW 21 11 2 1 3 1 -5 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 21 9.5 0 0:00 0.1 0.0 0.1
28 Kevin Kaminski C 27 38 1 2 3 1 0 130 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 12 8.3 0 0:00 -1.1 0.6 -0.5
29 Eric Charron D 27 25 1 1 2 1 1 20 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 11 9.1 0 0:00 -0.2 1.5 1.3
30 Bill Ranford G 30 18 0 1 1 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 1.6
31 Patrick Boileau D 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.0
32 Jim Carey G 22 40 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 4.3
33 Olaf Kolzig G 26 29 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.0 4.2
34 Curtis Leschyshyn D 27 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:00 0.0 0.1 0.1
35 Stewart Malgunas D 26 6 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0:00 -0.1 0.5 0.4
36 Pat Peake C 23 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
37 Stefan Ustorf LW 23 6 0 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 0 0:00 -0.2 0.0 -0.2
Team Total 82 214 342 556 -82 1624 155 51 8 33 2370 9.0 24.9 39.7 74.7

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Jim Carey G 22 40 17 18 3 105 984 879 .893 2.75 1 2293 112 -11.25 4.3
2 Bill Ranford G 30 18 8 7 2 46 412 366 .888 2.74 0 1009 117 -6.75 1.6
3 Olaf Kolzig G 26 29 8 15 4 71 758 687 .906 2.59 2 1645 98 1.22 4.2
Team Total 82 33 40 9 222 2154 1932 .897 2.69 3 4947 10.1